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Polaroid Micro SLR Camera

As new, automatic or manual modes. sheet size 4 ½ x 4 ½ inches, built in exposure meter with override. suitable for compound and stereomicroscopes.

Price £83 + vat

Vickers Measuring Micrometer System

A rare Vickers accessory for accurate distance measuring. Mounted on a M17 monocular head, the x 10 kellner eyepiece has micrometer control of the distance between two hairlines. Centring mechanism.

Price £95.65 + vat

Reichert Nomarski Interference Block.

This is a Nomarski Interference Contrast block.  It is an accessory to the Universal Opak Illuminator as supplied with a Reichert Zetopan.
The prism may be adjusted in two planes. The lever on the side of the block shifts the prism from side-to-side, thereby governing the grey value or colour of the background. The small knob on the front of the housing moves the Wollaston prism up-and-down, enabling the contrast to be evenly spread across the field of view. Complete with original case. Condition excellent

Price 229.17+vat

Costar Analogue CCTV Camera

A miniature high resolution analogue CCTV camera for TV. BNC and S-video connection. 12v power source supplied together with BNC to AV cables. Good value and in excellent condition.


Rainbow Zoom TV Lens

This is a Japanese C mount TV camera lens. H6 x8 -II 8 -48mm 1:1.0. In very good condition.

Price £70.83 + vat

Reichert ‘Mikroharteprufer’

A Reichert Microhardness Tester complete in its original wooden case. What is unique about this hardness testing accessory is that it is complete, all too often over the years the odd bit goes missing and although it does show signs of being ‘used’, clearly it was previously owned by someone who looked after their equipment. A collectors piece.

Price £166.67 + vat

Meiji Binocular head

This is in pristine condition. An ML Meiji binocular head with interocular distance and dioptric control. No eyepieces.

Price £140.00 + vat

Microscopy Accessories

Gillett & Sibert Phase Cell

A very good example of a G&S PH2 phase contrast condenser cell (for use with a x40 phase contrast objective).

Price £13.33 + vat

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Leitz Ortholux Turret

A Leitz Ortholux four position objective turret. The chrome is in excellent condition.


Gillett & Sibert Binocular head

This is a G&S binocular head in very good condition. There are a large number of G&S microscopes in the used market that have damaged binocular heads - this would be an excellent replacement. No eyepieces.

Price £37.50 + vat

Diamond Slide Marker

Made by Beck and in its original case, this is a diamond slide marker. It screws into the objective turret just like an objective and the centre stub that has a fine diamond mounted on its end is off centre so that when the bottom of the unit is rotated the diamond scratches a circle on the coverslip around any point of interest on the slide. A collectors piece.

Price £54.17 + vat

Wild Binocular Head

A well looked after binocular head (without eyepieces) one eyetube has dioptric control. In great condition. No 50670



Jung microtome knife strop

A Reichert Jung microtome knife strop. Four sided shell hide some have been dressed. Handle and original cover box. Good condition quality strop.


Price £33.33 + vat

Zeiss Jena Universal Condenser

This is a condenser unit from Ziess Jena with dovetail fitting. There are three alternate condenser units that will rotate into position, Aplanat (n.a. 1.4), achromat (n.a. 0.3) and a oil darkfield unit. Condition very good.


Price £45.83 + vat

54 LED Ring Light

This is a new item recently introduced to our range of lighting. The 54 LED’s are arranged in two concentric rings. The control box allows either both rings to used together or separately with rheostat brightness control.. The ring light will fit all the zoom stereomicroscopes in our range and will fit others providing they have parallel sided turrets up to a maximum of 65mm in diameter.


Price £75.00 + vat

McArthur Light Unit

A battery powered light box for the McArthur held held microscope. These accessories are now becoming very scarce, even more so are the circular bulb units. There are 5 of these with this unit. Very good condition.



Leukhart Shapes

Leukhart shapes are brass L shapes that can be used on a glass base to make variable sized square or rectangular shapes for paraffin wax embedding prior to microtomy. The group consist of 5 shapes and 3 pieces of glass.



Leitz fim strip printer

Complete with its original box and instructions this ia a film strip printer fro Leitz. In good condition


Price £12.50 + vat

Leitz Orthoplan Objective Turret

In very good condition this is the objective turret from a Leitz Orthoplam microscope.



Zenith Biolam Kohler light source

Normally sold with the Biolam R26, this unit will fit all Zenith Biolam models. It is positioned as a ‘side arm’ and has bulb position adjustments, a focusing adjustment, iris diaphragm and mirror tilting adjusters. Good condition and complete with a new transformer box.


Price £79.17 + vat

Swift Point Counter

In very good condition this is a Swift point counter which is in working order but does not have connection lead to the microscope stage. A useful spare.


Price 29.17 + vat

NBS Ringing Table

This is an unused NBS ringing table with target rings that make the appliance of coverslip cements so much easier.


Reichert  Dark Ground Condenser

In excellent condition a Reichert oil dark ground condenser. Dovetail fitting as in the Reichert Zetopan.


Reichert Zetopan Stage

This is a Reichert Zetopan full mechanical stage. The slide clamp and X/Y movements are excellent and the general condition very good. Will fit only the Zetopan and other Reichert models with the clamp mechanism.



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